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Claim Tickets: Monday, April 23 (8:00 a.m.)–Friday, May 4, 2018


Only students who have registered for Commencement using the Intent to Participate form are permitted to claim tickets during this time. If you are unable to claim tickets, it is likely you did not fill out the Intent to Participate form. If you are still unable to claim tickets, e-mail or call 607-777-2140.

 *Please note: if you are printing your tickets in a Library, please do so before May 18.

Ticket Allotment:

Decker School of Nursing (Friday, May 18, Noon) TBD
Graduate Ceremony (Friday, May 18, 4 p.m.) TBD
Thomas J. Watson School of Engineering & Applied Science (Saturday, May 19, 8:30 a.m.) TBD
College of Community and Public Affairs (Saturday, May 19, Noon) TBD
School of Management (Saturday, May 19, 3:30 p.m.) TBD
Harpur 1 (Sunday, May 20, 8:30 a.m.) TBD
Harpur 2 (Sunday, May 20, 12:30 p.m.) TBD
Harpur 3 (Sunday, May 20, 4:30 p.m.) TBD


Request Extra Tickets: Monday, May 7–Friday, May 18, 2018

  • Students may be able to claim extra tickets beginning May 7 and through May 18on a first come, first-served basis while supplies last.

    After you have claimed your initial allotment, log in to the Events Center website again to claim your additional ticket(s).

Graduate Ceremony TBD
Watson Ceremony


CCPA/GSE Ceremony


SOM Ceremony


Decker Ceremony


Harpur 1 Ceremony


Harpur 2 Ceremony


Harpur 3 Ceremony



Still need more?

If you need more tickets than the initial tickets you claimed and the extra ticket(s) you requested, you will be able to fill out a form (available here May 7) to request additional tickets.  These requests will be handled on a first come, first-served basis and only while supplies last.  

You will receive an e-mail from the Events Center Ticket Office notifying you of your additional ticket request.

Can't make the ceremony? 

If family/friends cannot make your ceremony, be sure to have them tune in live at this link. Every ceremony will be live streamed and accessible from the homepage of the Commencement website.

Last Updated: 2/21/18